The cheapest times to fly from PHF to STN are

  • January 1st to April 29th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PHF to STN is late January. Prices can be as high as $13400 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $1102 for Sunday flights around late January.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Newport News/Williamsburg, VA (PHF) to London (STN) will usually cost between $1224 to $6878 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1296. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $7013. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5718 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1956 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHF to STN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHF to STN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

PHF to STN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHF to STN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Newport News. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to STN, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into PHF. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2507 (48%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2789. Return trip prices are from the STN to PHF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHF to STN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 42 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from PHF to STN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from STN
  • Usually 54.64% less expensive than STN
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHF to LHR flights

Destination alternative #2: Manchester Airport (MAN) in Manchester

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from STN
  • Usually 50.45% less expensive than STN
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHF to MAN flights

Destination alternative #3: London City Airport (LCY) in London

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from STN
  • Usually 45.38% less expensive than STN
  • 2-layover flights available

See PHF to LCY flights


Flight Hacking PHF to STN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PHF to STN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (PHF > BOS > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $918
  • Average savings: $1038 (53.06%)

See PHF to BOS flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (PHF > EWR > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $919
  • Average savings: $1037 (53.03%)

See PHF to EWR flights

Hack #3: Prague (PHF > PRG > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1001
  • Average savings: $955 (48.81%)

See PHF to PRG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHF to STN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Delta, Eurowings, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Stansted Airport to Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3730 miles or 6003 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHF to STN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHF to STN flight is about 7 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Newport News/Williamsburg, VA and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from PHF to STN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHF
Origination airport name Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City Newport News/Williamsburg, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.1
Longitude -76.5

Return Airport

Destination code STN
Destination airport name London Stansted Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.9
Longitude 0.2


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